B&K snaps up £28m Derby schools batch

Aaron Morby 8 years ago
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The Education Funding Agency has named Bowmer and Kirkland Construction as the winner of the £28m Derby batch of publicly funded schools.

The firm was pitted into a head-to-head race with Galliford Try for their first Priority School Building Programme area framework.

Derby Capital Batch
  • Asterdale Primary School
  • Carlyle Infant School
  • Cavendish Close Junior School
  • Chaddesden Park Infant School
  • Chaddesden Park Junior School
  • Reigate Junior and Nursery School
  • Allestree Woodlands Academy

All seven schools are located in the Derby area. More than 2,800 pupils in 6 primary and 1 secondary schools will be taught in new buildings.

 

Present priority schools roll of honour

  • Kier (South, £31m; East 2, £58m; North East 2, £62m)
  • BAM Construct (London, £75m; Midlands 2, £27m)
  • Interserve (North West 3, £52m; Midlands 3, £39m)
  • Wates (East, £33m; Midlands 1, £36m)
  • Sir Robert McAlpine (North East, £56m)
  • Carillion (North West 1, £47m)
  • Bowmer & Kirkland (Derby, £28m)
  • Willmott Dixon ( North West 2, £27m)

 

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